The Learning Commons, located in the Information Commons (first floor, John T.
Richardson Library), is a collaborative learning studio which provides a
variety of peer tutoring services and resume assistance.
No appointment necessary. See below for hours.
Language Tutoring: The Language Learning Center offers drop-in tutoring to language students in ASL, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, and Russian.
Sunday, 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Entrepreneurship student advisors from the Coleman Entrepreneurship Center
are available for students to discuss to their business ideas, go over projects from their entrepreneurship courses, or talk generally about the academic and experiential sides of entrepreneurship.
Sunday, 3:00 - 7:00 p.m. or 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.;
Monday & Wednesday, 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.;
Tuesday, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.; Thursday, 3:30 - 7:30 p.m.
The Writing Center offers feedback on writing and help with
Digication to the entire DePaul University community, including students,
alumni, faculty, and staff. Peer Writing Tutors help by assisting you with any
type of writing at any stage of your project, from prewriting to drafting to
Wednesday and Sunday, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Study Jams are collaborative study sessions designed to create a sense of community amongst academically-focused students of color, first generation students, participants in cultural student organizations, and those involved in the
Office of Multicultural Student Success's programs. Math and writing tutors are available regularly and snacks and collaborative events are provided at least once per quarter.
Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Resume, Internship & Job Search Help
A job recruiter will look at your resume for less than 10 seconds. How do
you look on paper? Stop by for help with drafting or perfecting your resume.
Peer Career Advisors help DePaul students and alumni jump start the job and
internship search process, prepare for interviews, and determine the best
Career Center services to assist in your search.
Monday and Wednesday, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Supplemental Instruction (SI) aims to help
students successfully complete historically difficult classes through
peer-assisted study sessions. Open to all students in a targeted SI
Sessions begin January 9; see the full schedule
The College of Education's Academic Success Center offers
TAP test boot camp
Saturday February 11 and March 3, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
The Learning Commons, located in the John
T. Richardson Library, is a student-centered learning environment that provides
collaborative peer-education in a central location surrounded by academic
resources. The Learning Commons supports Goal 1 of Vision 2018,
"Focus the entire university community on student learning and
success," by offering of a range of high-quality, academic support
services in a convenient, visible location. To work towards the Learning
Commons mission, Learning Commons partners adhere to the following guiding
- Services are peer-based
- Services are open to all students
- Services are provided on a drop-in basis
- Service partners share in the governance and
administration of the Learning Commons